Amazing Facts About Leading Bike Manufacturer Harley Davidson

  • Harley DavidsonThe size of the Harley Davidson first factory was only 10X15 feet .The factory was made of wood and it launched the bike in the year 1904.
  • C. H. Lang from Chicago was the first dealer of Harley Davidson in the year 1904.
  •  Tomato can was used as a carburetor in the early Harley Davidson bikes.
  • William S. Harley was the first designer of Harley Davidson bike in the year 1901.The blue print of William S. Harley was utilized to create Harley Davidson bike. In the year 1904 William S. Harley and Arthur Davidson launched their first Harley Davidson bike.
  • Henry Meyer was the first person in the world to buy a Harley Davidson bike
  • Janet Davidson was the first woman to ride Harley Davidson bike, she was the aunt of Davidson.
  • Harley Davidson won its first bike race in the year 1905.the company won numerous race in mountain climb, survival and speed race. This made Harley Davidson to become popular in the world.
  • The new factory of Harley Davidson was started in the year 1906 with only six employees. Harley Davidson released its first company catalogue in the year 1906. The company Harley Davidson appointed the full time worker in the year 1910.
  • The first V-Twin engine of Harley Davidson was launched in the year1909. The engine had the ability to produce 7bhp of power.
  • The first sale of Harley Davidson outside USA started when the company launched its factory in Manaus, Brazil in the year 1998.
  • CVO Ultra Classic Electra Glide is the most expensive bike of Harley Davidson it cost around $40,000.
  • Harley Davidson is mostly preferred for long drives in highways.
  • Nearly sixty six percentages of people, who purchased a Harley Davidson bike in the year 2010 , doesn’t  have a college degree.



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